How to Create a Port Forward in Your Router for Tencent QQ

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The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Tencent QQ are:

Tencent QQ - PC

  • TCP:
  • UDP: 8000, 8001

Forwarding Ports for Tencent QQ

When you use Tencent QQ you might need to forward some ports in your router. The purpose of forwarding ports is to make a direct connection from the internet to Tencent QQ.

Routers generally do not allow incoming connection requests from the internet. By forwarding a port you can overcome this limitation.

Remember to Do These Things Before You Forward a Port

Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:

How to Locate Your Router's IP Address

We have free Router Detector software to help you find your router's IP address. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

Otherwise, you can follow our guide Find Your Router IP Address.

How To Forward Ports for Tencent QQ

A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. With Network Utilities, you can easily forward ports and also un-forward ports quickly so that you can keep your network up to date with the ports that you need forwarded and maximize your network security.

You can also choose to set up port forwards manually. The step-by-step process for forwarding a port is:

Usually you have to reboot your router in order to save the changes.

You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for Tencent QQ:

List of Routers - Customized for Tencent QQ

That's all it takes to forward your ports for Tencent QQ.

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